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School of Journalism and Mass Communication
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Degree Programs

Mass Communication Minor

This minor provides an opportunity to explore the social, political, economic and legal aspects of mass communication.

The admission requirements are:

To declare the minor:

When you have completed Jour 1001, come to 110 Murphy Hall to verify that you have a C or higher grade in Jour 1001 and a 2.5 cumulative GPA and to complete the minor declaration form.

The mass communication minor consists of 18 credits, including:

All minor courses must be taken on an A-F grade basis, with a grade of C- or better.


NOTE: Only students who have completed Jour 1001 and met the admission requirements will be admitted to the mass communication minor. Exceptions will not be granted.